Posts Tagged ‘fire-erupted’

Firefighters knock down blaze at Carson oil refinery

A fire erupted Friday night at an oil refinery in Carson but was knocked down after about three hours. Television footage showed a section of the Phillips 66 refinery in the 1500 block of East Sepulveda Boulevard engulfed in large flames and plumes of black smoke spewing into the sky

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Firefighters battle blaze at multimillion-dollar home in Brentwood

A fire erupted in a multimillion-dollar home in Brentwood on Friday morning, triggering a large response from firefighters. The blaze was reported about 4 a.m

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Firefighters battle blaze at multimillion-dollar home in Brentwood

A fire erupted in a multimillion-dollar home in Brentwood on Friday morning, triggering a large response from firefighters. The blaze was reported about 4 a.m

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Fire kills three horses in Littlerock

Three horses died after a fire erupted in the Littlerock area of the Antelope Valley on Thursday, according to the Los Angeles County Fire Department. Firefighters got a call about 10:20 a.m.

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Report calls for consistent use of emergency alert program by city police and firefighters

It was during a broiling heat wave in September when the La Tuna fire erupted and sent firefighters and police officers scrambling to warn residents as flames swept through the Verdugo Mountains. Three months later, the Creek fire sent residents in Sylmar and Little Tujunga Canyon fleeing for their..

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Driver, student killed when Iowa school bus catches fire

A fire erupted on a school bus after it backed into a ditch in western Iowa early Tuesday, killing a student and the bus driver, investigators said. No one else was on the bus when the fire erupted around 7 a.m. southeast of Oakland, about 35 miles east of Omaha, Neb.

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Driver, student killed when Iowa school bus catches fire

A fire erupted on a school bus after it backed into a ditch in western Iowa early Tuesday, killing a student and the bus driver, investigators said. No one else was on the bus when the fire erupted around 7 a.m. southeast of Oakland, about 35 miles east of Omaha, Neb

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Driver, student killed when Iowa school bus catches fire

A fire erupted on a school bus after it backed into a ditch in western Iowa early Tuesday, killing a student and the bus driver, investigators said. No one else was on the bus when the fire erupted around 7 a.m.

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Record heat wave brings lightning, brush fires and intense rain to Southern California

Already suffering under a heat wave, Southern California faced intense summer storms that moved in Thursday afternoon, bringing lightning strikes that set off brush fires as well as intense downpours. A 25-acre brush fire erupted near the 5 Freeway about 4:36 p.m

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Growing wildfire east of Lake Oroville destroys 10 homes; 1,500 people told to flee

A fast-growing wildfire near Lake Oroville has destroyed 10 homes and triggered evacuation orders for 1,500 residents, fire officials said. The Ponderosa fire erupted just after 1:15 p.m. Tuesday in a wooded and rugged area about two miles northwest of Forbestown, 21 miles east of Oroville, said…

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